Lee M. Cook, 80, of Vero Beach, died Thursday, April 14, 2011, at his home.
He was born Dec. 27, 1930, in Branford, Conn.
Cook has lived in Vero Beach for 15 years, coming from Killingworth, Conn.
He was the owner and operator of a pub in Conn., before his retirement.
Cook was a life member of the Elks Lodge #1784 in Westbrook, Ct., American Legion in Vero Beach and Faternal Order of Eagles in Vero Beach.
Survivors include three sons; Jeffery Cook, of Killingworth, Conn., Craig Cook, of New York, N.Y., and John Cook, of Deep River, Conn.; two daughters; Linda Grenman, of East Hampton, Conn., and Karen Sypher, of Essex, Conn; four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren
Lee was predeceased by his loving wife of 59 years, Winnie Cook.
Memorial donations may be made in the memory of Lee M. Cook to the American Heart Association Florida Affiliate at 9900 Ninth Street North, St. Petersburg, Florida 33716
Services will be held at a later date in Connecticut.
Arrangements are under the direction of Thomas S. Lowther Funeral Home & Crematory, Vero Beach